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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #8655 - תְּרָפִים
1454) pr (רפ RP) AC: Heal CO: Medicine AB: Sick: The pictograph r is a picture of the head of a man, the p is a picture of an open mouth. Combined these mean "man open". Wounds, sickness and illnesses are cured with medicines made from plant materials which were pulverized into a medicinal power.
V) epr (רפה RPH) - Weak: To be weak from sickness, laziness or work. KJV (46): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel, Participle) feeble, fail, weaken, go, alone, idle, stay, slack, faint, forsake, abate, cease - Strongs: H7503 (רָפָה)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
תְּרָפִים m. plur. domestic gods, as if Penates, of the Hebrews (according to Schultens on Haririi Cons. iii. p. 155, i.q. בַּעֲלֵי תֶרֶף guardians and givers of comfortable life), Genesis 31:19, 34 Genesis 31:34; 1 Samuel 19:13, 16 1 Samuel 19:16 of the human figure and stature, 1 Sam. loc. cit., from which, oracles were sought (Ezekiel 21:26; Zechariah 10:2), Judges 17:5, 18:14, seq.; 2 Kings 23:24; Hosea 3:4. Constr. with plural, Gen. loc. cit.; but 1 Sa. loc. cit., by the plural (excellentiæ) תרפים one statue only appears to be understood.
the Week of Proper 7 / Ordinary 12